Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem (sieze the day) is a structured, collaborative, workshop-based approach to e-learning course design developed by Gilly Salmon and her colleagues. Gilly is best known for her incredibly useful, no nonsense, utterly pragmatic approach to the mediation of online learning described in her two texts: e-moderating, and e-tivities. I had first hand experience of the Carpe Diem workshop […]

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Psychology for the human services

A sound understanding of the fundamentals of human psychology is critical for all human service professionals. For social workers who work with people in family, group, and community settings the insights from psychological knowledge can be especially helpful. Psychology can also throw light on aspects of professional and organisational behaviour, highlighting social processes such as […]

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